Academic Calendar 2023-2024

Sociology – Joint Honours (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

SOCY[----]-A or [----]SOCY-A (where [----] is a second subject of study)

Subject: Administered by the Department of Sociology.
Plan: Consists of 42.00 units as described below.
Program: The Plan, in combination with a Joint Honours Plan in another subject, and with sufficient electives to total 120.00 units (114.00 units for students admitted prior to September 2017), will lead to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree.1

1. Core
A. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Thinking Locally
and Acting Globally
Introduction to Sociology
B. Complete the following:
SOCY 210Social Research Methods3.00
C. Complete 3.00 units from the following:3.00
Introduction to Statistics
D. Complete the following:
SOCY 226Central Concepts in Sociological Theory3.00
SOCY 227Theorizing Contemporary Society3.00
2. Option
A. Complete 3.00 units from the following:3.00
Seminar in Women and Politics
SOCY at the 400-level or above
B. Complete 21.00 units from the following:21.00
Social Environments
Culture, Identity and Self
Intercultural Relations
Fitness, the Body, and Culture
Seminar in Women and Politics
SOCY at the 200-level or above
Elective Courses 178.00
Total Units120.00

3. Notes

A. A maximum of 6.00 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, HSCI, LAW, NURS, and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Sociology Course Lists

The following lists contain courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.6 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Statistic Course Options
BIOL 243Introduction to Statistics3.00
CHEE 209Analysis Of Process Data3.00
COMM 162Managerial Statistics3.00
ECON 250Introduction to Statistics3.00
GPHY 247Introduction to Statistics3.00
KNPE 251Introduction to Statistics3.00
NURS 323Introduction to Statistics3.00
PSYC 202Statistics in Psychology3.00
POLS 285Introduction to Statistics3.00
SOCY 211Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAM 200Introduction to Statistics3.00
STAT 263Introduction to Statistics3.00